Judge Anna Sotnikova of the Khimki megacity court delivered the judgment and fined Griner 1 million rubles, or about$,400

She said the court took into account Griner's partial admission of guilt, guilt for the deed, state of health and charitable conditioning

Prosecutors had asked that she be doomed to9.5 times in jail

I noway meant to hurt anybody, I noway meant to put in jeopardy the Russian population, I noway meant to break any laws then," Griner said

I made an honest mistake and I hope that in your ruling that it does not end my life then

I know everybody keeps talking about political pawn and politics

but I hope that, that's far from this courtroom

" I want to say again that I had no intent on breaking any Russian laws

 I had no intent. I didn't conspire or plan to commit this crime," she added

The two- time US Olympic basketball gold semifinalist contended shamefaced to medicine